• November 30, 2005 30 Nov'05

    Knowing the myths of iSCSI

    The myth of iSCSI is that it is inherently easy to use, simply because it is based on TCP/IP. The reality, however, is that all the iSCSI offerings from legacy vendors are as easy to use (or not) as their FC counterparts.

    The iSCSI products that ...  Continue Reading

  • November 30, 2005 30 Nov'05

    HP and AppIQ talk turkey

    Settling back in after Thanksgiving, HP and AppIQ spoke out about Aperi vs. OpenIQ, the future of the SMI-S standard and new areas of interest within storage.  Continue Reading

  • November 30, 2005 30 Nov'05

    Easing away from ESCON

    ESCON, the protocol that pre-dated FICON as a systems-to-storage connection, is incompatible with the newer FICON-based systems. This tip looks at various ways you can tackle this dilemma.  Continue Reading